India, Mauritius sign CECPA after China gains first-mover advantage
The Indian commerce ministry said the CECPA provides for an institutional mechanism to encourage and improve trade between the two countries.
Jaishankar tweeted the deal will help focus on post-pandemic economic recovery. Enable business expansion and greater investments
India and Mauritius on Monday signed the long-pending Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA) after a similar free trade agreement between China and Mauritius came into effect on 1 January.